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A statue honoring trailblazing abolitionist Harriet Tubman has risen in Maryland. The post Statue Honoring Trailblazer Harriet Tubman Rises In Maryland appeared first on NewsOne.

Baby Dove has doubled its investment in the Black Birth Equity Fund to address the Black maternal health crisis. The post Baby Dove Advances Efforts To Address Black Maternal Health Disparities appeared first on NewsOne.

Chicago-bred rapper and actor Common will make his Broadway debut in the play ‘Between Riverside and Crazy.’ The post Chicago-Bred Rapper And Actor Common To Make Broadway Debut In ‘Between Riverside And Crazy’ appeared first on NewsOne.

Barrier-breaking ballet dancer Misty Copeland has launched a program aimed at making ballet accessible for Black and Latinx youth. The post Misty Copeland Launches Initiative To Make Ballet Accessible For Black And Brown Youth appeared first on NewsOne.

Through the initiative, Techstars and JP Morgan aim to allocate over $80 million in funding to over 37 accelerators supporting diverse founders by 2025. The post Black-Led, DMV-Based Startups Receive Boost From Techstars Accelerator appeared first on NewsOne.

The National Business League—which was founded by Booker T. Washington in 1900—has unveiled an initiative that aims to digitize one million Black-owned businesses by 2028. The post National Business League Leads Initiative Designed To Digitize 1 Million Black-Owned Businesses appeared first on NewsOne.

A musical that celebrates the storied legacy of legendary athlete and activist Muhammad Ali is coming to Broadway. The post Musical About The Life And Legacy Of Sports Icon Muhammad Ali Coming To Broadway appeared first on NewsOne.

New Jersey’s Black Heritage Trail will amplify the Black history that exists in the Garden State. The post The State Of New Jersey To Create Black Heritage Trail appeared first on NewsOne.

#BlackExcellence: 17-year-old DC native Christopher Alexander Ballinger is one of the youngest licensed pilots in the country. The post Black Teenager From DC Becomes One Of The Country’s Youngest Pilots appeared first on NewsOne.

Political powerhouse Symone D. Sanders-Townsend was honored with a street naming in her hometown. The post Political Powerhouse Symone D. Sanders-Townsend Celebrated With Street Naming In Her Hometown appeared first on NewsOne.